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Egyptians continue to excel in World Taekwondo Championship Sharm El-Sheikh (Egypt) - Youssef Mansour, Egyptian Taekwondo player, qualified to round 16 on August 25 in the third World Taekwondo Cadet Championship, being held in Egypt. Mansour was ... Friday 25-08-2017 05:13 PM 2,000-Year-Old tombs from Roman period found in Egypt Cairo - A series of tombs dating back about 2,000 years, to the time when the Romans controlled Egypt, has been discovered, the Egyptian Ministry of Antiquities announced yesterday. ... Friday 25-08-2017 02:26 PM Egypt achieves silver medal in Pentathlon World Champ Cairo - Modern Pentathlon Egyptian team achieved the silver medal in the Seniors World Championship held in Egypt from August 21 - 28. Sherif al-Erian, President of the Egyptian Federation ... Thursday 24-08-2017 08:35 PM Egyptian Shahd al-Hosseiny Qualifies to Semi-finals Sharm El-Sheikh (Egypt) - Shahd al-Hosseiny, Egyptian Taekwondo player, qualified to the semi-finals on August 24 in the 3rd World Taekwondo Cadet Championship that is held in Egypt. ... Thursday 24-08-2017 03:35 PM Egypt’s first female rally driver pushes women to go faster Cairo - Egypt’s first female rally driver, Yara Shalaby, wants to pave the way for women to follow in her footsteps as a race-car driver and crush prejudices in a conservative society. Shalaby has ... Wednesday 23-08-2017 05:36 PM 104 years since the theft that brought the Mona Lisa to fame Cairo - Monday, August 21 marks the 104th anniversary of Mona Lisa’s theft by Italian handyman Vincenzo Peruggia in 1911. In 1911, the Mona Lisa was not as famous as it is today because it ... Monday 21-08-2017 08:57 PM Egyptian Embassy in Italy invites Art Without Borders artists Rome - Sherif El Gammal, Consul of Egypt in Rome invited the Egyptian group, Art Without Borders, to the Egyptian Embassy in Rome. The group had their first exhibition in Rome on August 12. ... Monday 21-08-2017 07:13 PM Thousands of Copts celebrate birth of Virgin Mary on high alert Cairo - Thousands of Copts celebrated the birth of the Virgin Mary amidst high security measures on Sunday morning. For the second week, thousands of Copts continued celebration of the birth of ... Monday 21-08-2017 11:33 AM World Heritage Committee praises efforts to preserve Historic Cairo Cairo - The UNESCO’s World Heritage Committee (WHC) praised on Tuesday the progress achieved by Egypt in preserving Historic Cairo, and proposed recommendations for the preservation efforts. In ... Saturday 19-08-2017 09:44 PM Women of Al Nour Wal Amal Orchestra: A vibrant plethora of musicians, talents, personalities Cairo - Al Nour Wal Amal Chamber Orchestra for the blind and visually impaired woman musicians has just returned from their 31st international tour during which they performed in Hong Kong and ... Saturday 19-08-2017 09:14 PM Ancient tombs unearthed in Minya, says official Cairo - An Egyptian archaeological mission of the Antiquities Ministry has discovered ancient tombs and ruins of a residential area dating back to the Coptic era in El Bahnasa city in the Upper ... Friday 18-08-2017 10:26 PM Free tour to a group of archaeological areas Cairo - The cultural development and the archaeological awareness department affiliated to the Ministry of Antiquities, Islamic Art Museum, the Egyptian Association for Arabesque Art, Sayyda Zeinab ... Friday 18-08-2017 07:24 PM Bibliotheca Alexandrina collaborates with Misr Public Libraries to fight extremism Cairo - Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA), Dr. Mostafa El-Feki, announced that the BA has started holding a number of courses on Arab and Islamic Culture at different branches of Misr ... Wednesday 16-08-2017 10:18 PM 3 Ptolemaic tombs discovered in Minya Cairo - Three tombs were discovered during excavation work carried out at al-Kamin al-Sahrawi area, south east of Samalout town in Minya Governorate, the Antiquities Ministry announced Tuesday. ... Tuesday 15-08-2017 10:08 PM ‘Alwanat Al Minya’ to hold the first ballet performance in upper Egypt Cairo - Alwanat Al Minya– or Colours of Minya– Arts and Culture Institute to hold the first ballet performance in Upper Egypt with the efforts of 50 male and female dancers. The performance is ... Tuesday 15-08-2017 08:37 PM